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Coastal Waters Forecast for Washington
National Weather Service Seattle WA
241 AM PST Thu Feb 21 2019

Inland waters of western Washington and the northern and central
Washington coastal waters including the Olympic Coast National
Marine Sanctuary

PZZ100-211945-
241 AM PST Thu Feb 21 2019

.Synopsis for the northern and central Washington coastal and
inland waters...North to northeast offshore flow will ease today
and turn southerly tonight as a front approaches. The front will
move through Western Washington on Friday. A weak low over Haida
Gwaii will move to Oregon Saturday and Saturday night.
Northeasterly offshore flow will develop Saturday night and
continue into early next week with high pressure over British
Columbia and lower pressure south of Washington.

$$

PZZ150-211945-
Coastal Waters From Cape Flattery To James Island Out 10 Nm-
241 AM PST Thu Feb 21 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NE wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
10 ft at 13 seconds.
.TONIGHT...W wind to 10 kt becoming S 5 to 15 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 7 ft at 13 seconds. A slight
chance of rain in the evening then a chance of rain after
midnight.
.FRI...SW wind 15 to 25 kt becoming NW in the afternoon. Wind
waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 7 ft at 13 seconds building to 9 ft at
13 seconds in the afternoon. Rain in the morning then a chance of
rain in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...NW wind 15 to 25 kt easing to 5 to 15 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft subsiding to 2 ft or less after
midnight. W swell 9 ft at 10 seconds.
.SAT...SE wind to 10 kt becoming 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 9 ft at 13 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...E wind to 10 kt rising to 5 to 15 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 8 ft at 12 seconds.
.SUN...NE wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 5 ft.
.MON...E wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 3 ft.

$$

PZZ153-211945-
Coastal Waters From James Island To Point Grenville Out 10 Nm-
241 AM PST Thu Feb 21 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NE wind 5 to 15 kt becoming W in the afternoon. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. W swell 10 ft at 13 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW wind 5 to 15 kt becoming SE 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 7 ft at 13 seconds. A
chance of rain after midnight.
.FRI...S wind 15 to 25 kt becoming NW in the afternoon. Wind
waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 8 ft at 13 seconds. Rain in the morning
then a chance of rain in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...NW wind 15 to 20 kt easing to 5 to 15 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 9 ft at 10 seconds.
.SAT...SE wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 9 ft
at 13 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...Light wind becoming E to 10 kt after midnight. Wind
waves 1 ft or less. W swell 8 ft at 12 seconds.
.SUN...NE wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 7 ft
becoming NW 5 ft.
.MON...NE wind 10 to 20 kt becoming E 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves
2 to 4 ft. W swell 3 ft.

$$

PZZ156-211945-
Coastal Waters From Point Grenville To Cape Shoalwater Out 10 Nm-
241 AM PST Thu Feb 21 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...E wind to 10 kt becoming S in the afternoon. Wind waves
1 ft or less. W swell 10 ft at 13 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW wind to 10 kt becoming S 5 to 15 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 8 ft at 13 seconds. A slight
chance of rain after midnight.
.FRI...SW wind 15 to 25 kt becoming W in the afternoon. Wind
waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 7 ft at 13 seconds. Rain likely.
.FRI NIGHT...NW wind 15 to 20 kt becoming W 5 to 15 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 8 ft at 12 seconds.
.SAT...S wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less. NW swell 9 ft at
13 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...W wind to 10 kt becoming SE after midnight. Wind
waves 1 ft or less. NW swell 9 ft at 12 seconds.
.SUN...E wind to 10 kt becoming NE 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or
less. NW swell 7 ft subsiding to 5 ft.
.MON...E wind 5 to 15 kt becoming S 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 ft
or less building to 2 to 4 ft. W swell 3 ft.

$$

PZZ170-211945-
Coastal Waters From Cape Flattery To James Island 10 To 60 Nm-
241 AM PST Thu Feb 21 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...E wind 5 to 15 kt becoming to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 12 ft at 13 seconds subsiding to
10 ft at 14 seconds in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...SW wind to 10 kt rising to 10 to 20 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 8 ft at 13 seconds. A slight chance
of rain in the evening then a chance of rain after midnight.
.FRI...W wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 7 ft at
13 seconds building to 10 ft at 13 seconds in the afternoon. Rain
likely in the morning then a chance of rain in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...NW wind 20 to 25 kt becoming W 5 to 15 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft subsiding to 2 ft or less after
midnight. W swell 10 ft at 10 seconds building to NW 12 ft at
13 seconds after midnight.
.SAT...W wind to 10 kt becoming SW in the afternoon. Wind waves
1 ft or less. NW swell 11 ft at 13 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind to 10 kt becoming NE 5 to 15 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 9 ft at 12 seconds.
.SUN...NE wind 15 to 20 kt easing to 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to
3 ft. NW swell 7 ft subsiding to 5 ft.
.MON...E wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 4 ft.

$$

PZZ173-211945-
Coastal Waters From James Island To Point Grenville 10 To 60 Nm-
241 AM PST Thu Feb 21 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NE wind 5 to 15 kt becoming to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 12 ft at 13 seconds subsiding to
10 ft at 14 seconds in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...SW wind to 10 kt rising to 10 to 20 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 1 ft or less building to 1 to 3 ft after midnight. W
swell 8 ft at 13 seconds. A slight chance of rain in the evening
then a chance of rain after midnight.
.FRI...SW wind 20 to 25 kt becoming NW in the afternoon. Wind
waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 7 ft at 13 seconds building to 9 ft at
13 seconds in the afternoon. Rain likely in the morning then a
chance of rain in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...NW wind 15 to 25 kt becoming W 5 to 15 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft subsiding to 2 ft or less after
midnight. W swell 10 ft at 11 seconds.
.SAT...W wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less. NW swell 11 ft
at 13 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...NW wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less. NW swell
10 ft at 12 seconds.
.SUN...NE wind 5 to 15 kt becoming 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to
3 ft. NW swell 6 ft.
.MON...NE wind 10 to 20 kt rising to 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to
4 ft. W swell 4 ft.

$$

PZZ176-211945-
Coastal Waters From Point Grenville To Cape Shoalwater 10 To
60 Nm-
241 AM PST Thu Feb 21 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NE wind 5 to 15 kt becoming E in the afternoon. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 11 ft at 13 seconds.
.TONIGHT...W wind to 10 kt becoming SW 5 to 15 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 8 ft at 13 seconds. A slight
chance of rain after midnight.
.FRI...SW wind 15 to 25 kt becoming NW in the afternoon. Wind
waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 7 ft at 13 seconds building to 9 ft at 13
seconds in the afternoon. Rain likely in the morning then a
chance of rain in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...NW wind 15 to 25 kt becoming W 5 to 15 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft subsiding to 2 ft or less after
midnight. W swell 9 ft at 12 seconds.
.SAT...W wind 5 to 15 kt becoming to 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 11 ft at 13 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...W wind 5 to 15 kt becoming NW to 10 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 10 ft at 12 seconds.
.SUN...N wind 5 to 15 kt becoming NE 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to
3 ft. NW swell 8 ft subsiding to 6 ft.
.MON...NE wind 5 to 15 kt becoming NW 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves
2 ft or less building to 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 4 ft.

$$

PZZ130-211945-
West Entrance U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca-
241 AM PST Thu Feb 21 2019

.TODAY...E wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 9 ft
at 13 seconds.
.TONIGHT...SE wind to 10 kt becoming S 5 to 15 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 6 ft at 13 seconds. A slight
chance of rain in the evening then a chance of rain after
midnight.
.FRI...SW wind 15 to 25 kt becoming W in the afternoon. Wind
waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 6 ft at 13 seconds building to 8 ft at
13 seconds in the afternoon. Rain in the morning then a chance of
rain in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...W wind 15 to 25 kt easing to 10 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 2 to 4 ft subsiding to 1 ft or less after midnight. W
swell 9 ft at 10 seconds.
.SAT...S wind to 10 kt becoming SE 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 7 ft at 13 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...SE wind to 10 kt becoming NE after midnight. Wind
waves 1 ft or less. W swell 6 ft at 12 seconds.
.SUN...NE wind 15 to 25 kt easing to 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to
4 ft. W swell 4 ft.
.MON...E wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 3 ft.

$$

PZZ131-211945-
Central U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca-
241 AM PST Thu Feb 21 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PST TODAY...

.TODAY...E wind 15 to 25 kt becoming NE 5 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft subsiding to 2 ft or less in the
afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less. A
slight chance of rain after midnight.
.FRI...E wind 10 to 20 kt becoming W 20 to 30 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft building to 3 to 5 ft in the
afternoon. A chance of rain.
.FRI NIGHT...W wind 15 to 25 kt easing to 5 to 15 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft subsiding to 2 ft or less after
midnight.
.SAT...W wind to 10 kt becoming E 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...E wind to 10 kt becoming W after midnight. Wind
waves 1 ft or less.
.SUN...E wind 15 to 25 kt becoming NE 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 to
4 ft subsiding to 2 ft or less.
.MON...NE wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.

$$

PZZ132-211945-
East Entrance U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca-
241 AM PST Thu Feb 21 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PST TODAY...

.TODAY...N wind 15 to 25 kt becoming NW 5 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...S wind to 10 kt becoming SE 5 to 15 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 2 ft or less.
.FRI...SE wind 15 to 25 kt becoming SW 20 to 30 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 2 to 5 ft. A chance of rain.
.FRI NIGHT...W wind 15 to 25 kt easing to 5 to 15 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft subsiding to 2 ft or less after
midnight.
.SAT...SW wind to 10 kt becoming SE in the afternoon. Wind waves
1 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...SE wind to 10 kt becoming 5 to 15 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 2 ft or less.
.SUN...E wind 5 to 15 kt becoming NW. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
.MON...N wind 5 to 15 kt becoming 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to
3 ft.

$$

PZZ134-211945-
Admiralty Inlet-
241 AM PST Thu Feb 21 2019

.TODAY...N wind 10 to 20 kt becoming NW 5 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind to 10 kt becoming S 5 to 15 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
.FRI...SE wind 20 to 30 kt becoming S 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 2 to 5 ft. A chance of rain.
.FRI NIGHT...NW wind 15 to 25 kt becoming variable to 10 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft subsiding to 1 ft or less after
midnight.
.SAT...SE wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...Light wind becoming S to 10 kt after midnight. Wind
waves 1 ft or less.
.SUN...SE wind 5 to 15 kt becoming NW. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
.MON...N wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.

$$

PZZ133-211945-
Northern Inland Waters Including The San Juan Islands-
241 AM PST Thu Feb 21 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PST TODAY...

.TODAY...NE wind 15 to 25 kt becoming N 5 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft subsiding to 2 ft or less in the
afternoon.
.TONIGHT...E wind to 10 kt becoming S 15 to 25 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 1 ft or less building to 2 to 4 ft after midnight.
.FRI...S wind 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. A chance of
rain.
.FRI NIGHT...W wind 10 to 20 kt becoming 5 to 15 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
.SAT...S wind 5 to 15 kt becoming SE to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...E wind to 10 kt rising to 15 to 25 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 1 ft or less building to 2 to 4 ft after
midnight.
.SUN...NE wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...NE wind 20 to 30 kt easing to 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to
5 ft.

$$

PZZ135-211945-
Puget Sound and Hood Canal-
241 AM PST Thu Feb 21 2019

.TODAY...N wind 10 to 20 kt easing to 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind to 10 kt becoming S 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 1 ft or less building to 1 to 3 ft after
midnight.
.FRI...S wind 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. A chance of rain
in the morning then rain likely in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...S wind 15 to 25 kt easing to 5 to 15 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft subsiding to 2 ft or less after
midnight.
.SAT...S wind to 10 kt becoming 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind
waves 2 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less.
.SUN...NE wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
.MON...N wind 5 to 15 kt becoming NE 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to
3 ft.

$$

PZZ110-211945-
Grays Harbor Bar-
241 AM PST Thu Feb 21 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

Combined seas 7 to 9 ft except building to 10 or 11 ft during the
maximum ebbs. Bar conditions moderate except rough during the
maximum ebbs. Maximum ebb currents will occur around 545 AM and 6
PM today. The late afternoon ebb will be very strong.

$$

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